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"The care was outstanding. The doctors and nurses work as a team. The food was outstanding. Holdrege is lucky to have this beautiful hospital in their community. I rate it a 5-star winner!"

- PMHC Patient

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Phelps Blog


Tuesday, May 22, 2018

New Lactation Counselors at Phelps Memorial Health Center

Nebraska Breastfeeding Coalition Scholarships Awarded

Shayna Hanks, Val Lind, Katy Zavadil, and Jessica Husted are now Certified Lactation Counselors! Each earned a scholarship through the Nebraska Breastfeeding Coalition to attend the Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice, attended a week long Lactation Counselor Training, and passed required testing to become a Certified Lactation Counselors (CLS). 

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Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Molly Alexander, Occupational Therapist

a team approach brings the best results

“Seeing my patients reach a goal they’ve worked so hard to achieve just makes me smile. Daily tasks that seem so simple to most, can be difficult for my patients,” stated Molly, “it warms my heart to see them smile as they are able to stand at the sink long enough to brush their teeth, get dressed by themselves, or even open a jar of peanut butter again.”

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Monday, May 14, 2018

June is Migraine Awareness Month

Phelps Memorial Health Center offers relief

Visiting interventional radiologists at Phelps Memorial Health Center use a live X-ray image to guide medication to a bundle of nerves, known as the sphenopalatine ganglion (SPG), via the nasal cavity. The SPG block procedure takes about 10 minutes and reduces the intensity and frequency of pain caused by migraines, cluster headaches and trigeminal neuralgia.

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Friday, May 11, 2018

Team Phelps welcomes Dr. Dan Williams, MD, Anesthesiologist

Pain management specialist, former US Ski team member and thrill seeking racecar driver

“I came to Holdrege to cover for a fellow physician and just really liked it here. Everyone is so hard working and they truly care about their patients. They treat every patient as if they were a member of their own family. What we do here goes way beyond medicine. That is the atmosphere in which I want to work,” stated Dr. Williams.

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Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Vietnam Veteran Speaks to Students

Safe Communities Coalition Hosts Assembly

Dave Roever, veteran and Purple Heart recipient, was recently at the Tassel of Performing Arts speaking to an auditorium of students from Axtell, Bertrand, Holdrege, and Loomis High Schools.

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Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Phelps Memorial Service League Gives Donation

Gift Will Purchase Recliner for Patient Room

A check for $3000 was presented to Phelps Memorial Health Center by the Phelps Memorial Service League for a recliner for a patient room at the hospital when the Board of Directors hosted the annual appreciation brunch for the Service League members. The room was adorned with gold décor celebrating Phelps Memorial’s 50th anniversary.

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Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Phelps Memorial Health Center Announces Promotions

Continued Growth Prompts Change

Phelps Memorial Health Center recently announced the addition of an electronic medical record system which will enhance the patient experience, and offer fully integrated and accessible medical records for its patients.

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Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Hazlett Selected by Governer For Early Childhood Council

Committed To Help Kids and Families Live the Best Life Possible

Jamie Hazlett, Authorization Specialist at Phelps Memorial Health Center, has been selected by Governor Pete Ricketts to represent our region on the Early Childhood Integration Coordination Council.

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Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Local Medical Facilities Collaborate to Ensure Rural Healthcare Sustainability

MEDITECH 6.1 Project Collaboration

Local medical groups, including Phelps Memorial Health Center (Holdrege), Tri Valley Health System (Cambridge, Arapahoe, Indianola), Harlan County Health System (Alma), Phelps Medical Group (Holdrege) and Family Medical Specialties (Holdrege), have been in collaboration to enhance the delivery of care in their south central Nebraska communities.

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Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Former Cardiac Rehab Patients Talk at Educational Event

Seventy people attended the "Love Your Heart" program

Dr. Tunuguntla Anu, cardiologist at Nebraska Heart Institute, was also a presenter at the event and discussed risk factors and symptoms for heart disease.

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